Like father, like daughter. Jade Nina Sarkhel, daughter of the late Udit Sarkhel, who was considered arguably the best Bengali chef in the UK, has excelled in a hard fought food photography competition that attracted 40,000 entries from 60 countries.
Twenty tonnes of meat, packed and sealed, were seized from a cold store in Narkeldanga in an early morning raid by police following allegations that the facility was storing meat of dead animals sourced from garbage dumps in Budge Budge.
From next week New Town residents should be able to move about in electric buses. Hidco and Coal India have been working jointly for about four years on this project and on May 1, the wheels should roll.
After the perimeter walls of Iswarchandra Nivas in Ultadanga got illustrated recently with Jamini Roy works, here are a couple of walls in Salt Lake that have let the paintbrush give them an aesthetic identity.
• As a child I would read the Dui Buro story in Hojoborolaw and find it amusing. But watching the members of this group today, I think it’s true,” said Tridib Kumar Chatterjee, honorary general secretary, Publishers & Booksellers Guild, that organises the Book Fair.